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Exchange Makes Best of the Best Lists for Veteran-Friendly Companies

Exchange Makes Best of the Best Lists for Veteran-Friendly Companies

By Conner Hammett / May 31, 2018 /

The Exchange is one of the best at Veteran-friendly organizations, a magazine says. Find out why.

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Exchange Named Best for Vets Employer

Exchange Named Best for Vets Employer

By Conner Hammett / May 15, 2018 /

For the fifth straight year, the Exchange is named as one of the top places for Veterans to work.

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Exchange Rewards Travis AFB Students’ Creative Talents with $350 in Gift Cards

Exchange Rewards Travis AFB Students’ Creative Talents with $350 in Gift Cards

By Conner Hammett / May 2, 2018 /

The  Exchange at Travis AFB recognized the winners of its Dandelion: Flower of the Military Child writing and art contest with $350 in Exchange gift cards.

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Exchange Keeps Military Spouses in Rewarding Careers No Matter Where Life Takes Them - - Amanda Greene, associate and military spouse at Travis AFB, Calif.

Exchange Keeps Military Spouses in Rewarding Careers No Matter Where Life Takes Them

By Conner Hammett / April 25, 2018 /

For 6,000 military spouses working at the Exchange, changing duty stations doesn’t have to mean giving up rewarding careers.

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Vietnam War Veteran Lapel Pin

Vietnam Veterans Honored At Exchanges Worldwide

By Conner Hammett / March 28, 2018 /

The Exchange is honoring all who served during the Vietnam War with free commemorative lapel pins marking the war’s 50th anniversary.

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Congratulations on winning a PBR Motorcycle

Check Out This $25,000 Chopper A New Online Veteran Shopper Won

By Conner Hammett / March 21, 2018 /

The Veterans online shopping benefit has really paid off for Iraq War Veteran Neal Daringer—and his $25,000 prize proves it.

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Test Kitchen

‘A Taste of Home’

By Conner Hammett / March 13, 2018 /

Exchange Enlists Help from Students at Dallas’ Advantage Academy to Taste-Test School Meal Options for Military Kids Overseas

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Ribbon-cutting ceremony: Left to right: Mark Farmer, Muscle Maker Grill vice president of operations; Don Sydlik, Exchange general manager; Col. Clinton Cox, Fort Benning garrison commander; and Rutchel Williams, Exchange services business manager.

Exchange Welcomes Fort Benning Muscle Maker Grill

By Conner Hammett / February 1, 2018 /

Soldiers and their families can fuel a BE FIT lifestyle with fit bowls, healthy wraps, fresh greens, skinny flatbreads and more at Muscle Maker Grill, the Exchange latest better-for-you dining option at Fort Benning.

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Retired Navy Master Chief Petty Officer Larry Van Schuyver receives a coin from Director/CEO Tom Shull during a recent visit.

At the Tinker Exchange, Concessionaire is All In For Helping Fellow Disabled Veterans

By Conner Hammett / February 1, 2018 /

Eight years ago, retired Navy Master Chief Petty Officer Larry Van Schuyver started selling military-themed T-shirts and memorabilia at the Tinker AFB Exchange mall. Since then, the Iraq War Veteran and Purple Heart recipient has used the proceeds from his business, Sittin’ Pretty USA, to help thousands of disabled Veterans throughout Oklahoma—from helping pay bills to renovating home bathrooms for greater accessibility.

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U.S. Transportation Command Visits HQ

By Conner Hammett / December 1, 2017 /

A delegation from the U.S. Transportation Command visited the Exchange’s Dallas headquarters on Oct. 3 to learn about the implementation of the Exchange’s new Oracle Transportation Management System.

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